To quote the benefits package that I am inured to embrace, "A pre-existing condition is one for which you received medical advice or treatment during the year before your Group Cancer coverage went into effect. We will cover pre-existing conditions after your coverage has been in effect for one year. In other words, there is a one-year waiting period for coverage of a pre-existing condition, as defined above," I move on.
The pools (not one, but two) on this campus are splashing and adjacent to basketball courts (perfect!). The position is welcoming and I have been swept off my feet with enough busy-ness (escorting a program officer from the NEH around campus, pushing ahead with a Promise Neighborhoods Grant program which I could not do at all readily at ... oh, forget that stick in the mud, and attending to sweet Skeeter's obedience courses list only a few biggies) that the whole journey is but a strange vague memory clouded in cotton balls. I don't recall much from driving near 12 hours straight except Skeeter's gladness upon settling into the Travel Lodge that first night in Frederick MD. He could have lived there forever.
Must get to boogying ... and I need really to write. Poems come all a flutter over me and down my back as a towel to the floor or a prison door upon release. I hope all who venture here are well.